David Farland’s team hosts several online courses and seminars for a wide range of prices. Learn about brainstorming and plotting your novel, writing a story that enchants your reader, editing to greatness, creating fantastic beginnings, middles, and ends, and many more. He’s also bundled them all up in one low price, so you can get the most out of the lessons he teaches.

Online Writing Workshops Enrollments
*These are courses held via live streaming (such as zoom)

Epic Novel Logo

We will study Epic works and then work toward creating your own. The class culminates with you turning in the outline of your epic novel. 

Space is limited.


Online Writing Workshops

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Back in early 2000's Dave taught a popular creative writing course at BYU. Taken by the legend Brandon Sanderson, Eric Flint, and Stephanie Meyer. This course has help shaped the careers of many writers. Now in an live online format Dave creates a cohort once a year.

Apex Writers Group

Whether you want to break into the publishing field, level up to bestseller, or begin selling more books than you’ve ever imagined… In Apex, you’ll get access to the training, motivational tools, and the supporting community that you need to succeed in your career.

Superstars Writing Seminar

Superstars Writing Seminars, founded in 2010, is unique among writing seminars. The curriculum is focused on teaching writers the business of being successful in the publishing industry. The instructors are chosen from the top of the industry and include David Farland, Brandon Sanderson, Kevin J. Anderson and more!

Dave's Past Students

Testimonials for David's Workshops

"He understands storytelling and writing on a freaky level. All of us feel like we owe a huge debt to him."
james dashner #1 New York Times bestselling Maze Runner series
James Dashner
Author of The Maze Runner Book and Movie series
"I still use the writing techniques he discussed, and constantly reference him and his instruction when I teach creative writing myself. . . His explanations led me directly to getting an agent, and subsequently, my first book deal."
Brandon Sanerderson
#1 New York Times Bestselling Author Way of Kings and Cosmere Universe
“Invaluable! This workshop kicked my writing into high gear.”
Jessica day george
Jessica Day George,
New York Times Bestselling Author of Princess at the Midnight Ball, Dragon Slippers
“Aside from being a talented writer, David Farland is an excellent writing teacher. Hearing him teach live and reading his written advice has helped me focus many of my own thoughts about the writing process. Those who would like to learn more about the craft of writing would be wise to pay attention.”
Brandon Mull Fiction Writing Advice
Brandon Mull
New York Times Bestselling Author of Fablehaven and Beyonders
“The information he imparted was challenging enough for the published authors in class, but presented in a way that newbies could learn from it as well.”
Carolyn Greene
award-winning author of romance and mystery

Wait, before you go…

Be sure to get free access to David Farland’s course on how to brainstorm, pre-write and outline a bestselling novel!

Advanced Story Puzzle Course